Catherine Q. O'Neill, Allure magazine
In my opinion, berry lips are the sexiest trend this fall. But that doesn't mean you should just slap on the first tube of blackberry lipstick you see. We talked to celebrity makeup artist Molly R. Stern for her tips on making this vampy style work for you-without looking, well, like a vampire.
Blackberry, raspberry, boysenberry-what's your jam? It all depends on your skin tone. If you have fair skin, choose something that's dark but sheer. "This will keep you from looking like a character out of a Tim Burton film," says Stern, who loves Tarte Lipsurgence Lip Tint in Moody. Medium skin tones can get away with a richer, truer berry, like Hourglass Opaque Rouge Liquid Lipstick in Empress. And those with dark skin should choose a deep color that won't blend in with their skin, Stern says. She recommends Nars Lipstick in Scarlet Empress-a full-bodied wine shade with rich red Read More »from How to Wear the Berry Lips Trend